NEW YORK- At the United Nations, Pakistan has condemned storming of Al-Aqsa mosque compounded by Israeli extremists.
This was stated by Pakistan 's permanent representative to the United Nations Masood Khan, during a debate in Security Council on situation in the Middle East. He said, debate in the Israeli Knesset on annexing Al-Haram Al-Sharif and provocative actions like disruption of Easter celebrations undermine peace, heighten tensions and further destabilize the region. Masood Khan termed the occupation of Palestinian lands by the Israeli forces illegal.